Meaning of “mouth” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /maʊθ/
Extra Examples
Don't speak with your mouth full.He clamped his hand over her mouth.The smells from the kitchen are making my mouth water.Dark lipsticks make your mouth look smaller. Conversely, light shades make it larger.This peanut butter sticks to the roof of your mouth.

A1 the part of the face that is used for eating and speaking

mouth of a cave/tunnel, etc

the opening or entrance of a cave/tunnel, etc

mouth of a river

where a river goes into the sea

→ See also butter wouldn't melt in sb's mouth

(Definition of “mouth” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)